Truman Medical Centers, Inc PRN Patient Care Technician Float Pool in Kansas City, Missouri

Tracking Code 12076-124 Job Description Company , a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. Company serves as the pri mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy. Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, Company is constantly working to deliver the best pos sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. Company s tagline is: Better. For Everyone. It is a simple state ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients. The Patient Care Technician PCT will provide care to patients in an acute care setting. Utilize a variety of technical skills that have been validated through a formalized training program. Perform duties in a manner consistent with established nursing standards of practice and the mission of Company Medical Center. Required Skills Minimum Requirements: * Minimum Requirements * High school diploma or GED. * Documented experience as a nurse assistant, emergency medical technician or surgical technician in the past three 3 years. * A minimum of 6 months direct patient care experience required for both full time and part-time positions. * PRN status must have a minimum of one year of experience with patient care * Current BCLS certification when hired; certification must be kept current for continued employment * Unlicensed Assistive Personnel training or the training requirements will be waived if * an employee demonstrates competency in the content areas required by regulatory * requirements; in the duties specific to their job and the patient population assigned; * and: * a. Is enrolled in a professional or practical nursing education program and has completed a fundamentals of nursing course; or * b. Was a professional nursing or practical nursing licensure candidate who failed to pass the state licensure examinations in the past three 3 years; or * c. * Is certified as a nursing assistant per state regulation; or * d. Is certified or has had formal training that meets the UAP curriculum; or .has documented experience as a nurse assistant, emergency medical technician or surgical technician in the past three 3 years; or * e. Has proof of completion of UAP training program in Missouri within the last three 3 years which meets the requirements of this policy; or * f. Has completed a professional or licensed practical nursing program outside the United States and is awaiting the licensure examination in this country. * UAP s from staffing agencies shall comply with the training requirements. * If the above criteria are not met, the incumbent is prohibited from providing direct patient care to any acute care patients undergoing a procedure in the outpatient setting.Position TypePRNShift Schedule6:45PM - 7:15AM 12 HR SHIFTEmployer's Job# 12076-124Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.